This free event will discuss a range of topics around the consumer and retail sector.
Whitecap Consulting will host a selection of experienced speakers sharing their insights into e-commerce, digital, consumer and retail brands, the consumer experience and funding for retail businesses. This event is for owners and senior managers of consumer and retail businesses, and the providers and advisors who work with them.
Game Changers in Consumer & Retail will be held at First Direct Arena on the 21st September 2016.
Agenda: Game Changers in Consumer & Retail
8.30 – 9.00. Networking & Coffee
9.00 – 9.05.
9.05 – 9.30.
“It’s the customer, stupid! – why should the customer be at the heart of a digital transformation?
Dan Rubel – Strategy & Communications Director, Shopdirect.
9.30 – 9.55.
What do investment funds look for in a consumer and retail business?
Richard Taylor – Investment Director, Business Growth Fund.
9.55 – 10.20.
How do you convert mobile traffic into sales?
Ed Harries – Director of Enterprise Marketing, Visualsoft.
10.20 – 10.35.
Q&A Panel Discussion
Speakers & David Crawford, Whitecap Consulting & Robin Hilton, ResearchBods.
10.35 – 10.45. Break
10.45 – 11.10.
How are consumer needs changing, and how do you respond?
Hugh Taylor, Category Insight Controller, Calbee UK
11.10 – 11.35.
What are the fundamentals of developing a unique brand strategy?
Marcus Black, Joint Managing Director, Slingsby Gin.
11.35 – 12.00.
How do you establish yourself in a new market place through digital innovation?
Tony Watson – Director Sales & Marketing, First Direct Arena Leeds.
12.00 – 12.15.
Q&A Panel Discussion
Speakers & Tessa Birch, Whitecap Consulting, Paul Stephen, Sagittarius
12.15. Lunch & Networking
We look forward to seeing you at Game Changers in Consumer & Retail. To remind yourself of Whitecap’s previous events, check out these posts:
- Fintech North – April 2016, in partnership with Rebuilding Society and AQL.
- Digital Strategy Masterclass – December 2015, in partnership with Digital Strategy Unit
- Game Changers – February 2015, in partnership with Blacks Solicitors, Leeds Beckett University, O2.
- Explore the Future – June 2014, in partnership with Microsoft, Barclays and Ignite Sports
- Ignite Your Business – September 2013, in partnership with First Direct Arena, Ignite Sports.